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Dean – School of Arts, Social Sciences and Management

75,359 – 87,363
Musselburgh Campus, Edinburgh
This position is now closed to applications.

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh is committed to providing thoroughly relevant teaching and research. Our research is focused on making a real practical impact on everyday life, and our courses are designed to produce well prepared, well rounded and flexible graduates. We have widely recognised expertise in the areas of health and rehabilitation; sustainable business and creativity and culture.

We are now looking to recruit a Dean of the School of Arts, Social Sciences and Management. The successful candidate will be educated to doctorate level in a relevant discipline and must have a proven track record in the organisation and management of teaching and learning in higher education, and in leading the enhancement of the student experience.

As part of the Executive Board you will contribute to the planning and development of the strategic direction of the University and undertake specific corporate responsibilities. You will also work constructively to help enhance the research and knowledge exchange activity within the School, and facilitate and oversee productive collaborations with academic and commercial partners of the School in the UK and internationally.

For a confidential discussion about the role please call Liam Kelly or Donogh O’Brien at our recruitment partners, Aspen People, on 0141 212 7555.

Further detail, including how to apply, can be found at

Closing date for applications: Thursday 22nd December 2016